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October 25 2018

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US May Impose Sanctions on Firms Working on Syria Reconstruction - Reports - Sputnik International

another proof that the sanctions-addicted US gov’t is the enemy of peace in Syria.

“…the strategy reportedly focuses on political and diplomatic efforts toward forcing Iranian armed forces out of Syria, namely, via putting financial pressure on them.

Three people with knowledge of the plan told NBC News that the United States was set to hinder Syria's reconstruction by withdrawing its aid from the areas where the Russian and the Iranian forces are present, and also introducing sanctions against the Russian and the Iranian companies engaged in the reconstruction.

The United States is seeking Iranian forces withdrawal from Syria, insisting that their presence in the country reduces the possibility of achieving a political settlement to the crisis and hinders the struggle against the Daesh* terror group. In late September, James Jeffrey, the US State Department's special representative for Syria engagement, pledged that the United States would maintain its presence in the country to defeat Daesh, expelling the Iranian forces and achieving a peaceful settlement.

While Russia and Iran, along with Turkey, are the guarantors of the ceasefire in Syria, they are also assisting in the reconstruction of the country's cities and infrastructure, largely destroyed in over seven years of clashes between the Syrian government, opposition and militant groups.”

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October 22 2018

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parstoday.com: イメージが語るイラン 収穫の秋の様子

Photos: autumn harvesting in Iran. Why does the US want to destroy this beautiful country?

Reposted byjutyndaJessSilente

October 07 2018

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October 06 2018

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@assadajd: Dinner time with the loving Iranian couple who bumped into us at lunch and we are now sharing our next meal again with a few Persian classics like Tahdig, Kashke Bademjoun, Ash, Khoresh Bamein and of course Gormeh Sabzi!

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@assadajd: Iranian Pizza or categorically labelled as ‘Fast Food’ across the country along with Burgers, Sandwiches and other western food items of quick consumption is unique with a tomato-less base, a delicate crust and locally available cheese.

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ghasedakk: Imam Mosque, Naghsh-e Jahan Square, Isfahan

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Isfahan, Iran.

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Grapes, Sun & Raisin! Malāyer, Iran. (via The Daily Persian)

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biladal-sham: Iran. Tehran. Women in colorful chadors celebrate the end of the fasting month or Ramadan with the Fitr prayers. They read from the Qur’an. November 2006.

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Iran was indeed Islamized, but it was not Arabized. Persians remained Persians. And after an interval of silence, Iran reemerged as a separate, different and distinctive element within Islam, eventually adding a new element even to Islam itself. Culturally, politically, and most remarkable of all even religiously, the Iranian contribution to this new Islamic civilization is of immense importance. The work of Iranians can be seen in every field of cultural endeavor, including Arabic poetry, to which poets of Iranian origin composing their poems in Arabic made a very significant contribution. In a sense, Iranian Islam is a second advent of Islam itself, a new Islam sometimes referred to as Islam-i Ajam. It was this Persian Islam, rather than the original Arab Islam, that was brought to new areas and new peoples: to the Turks, first in Central Asia and then in the Middle East in the country which came to be called Turkey, and of course to India. The Ottoman Turks brought a form of Iranian civilization to the walls of Vienna.
— Bernard Lewis (via The Daily Persian)

September 12 2018

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US Says Assad Has Approved Gas Attack In Idlib, Setting Stage For Major Military Conflict

“The Wall Street Journal has just published a bombshell on Sunday evening as Russian and Syrian warplanes continue bombing raids over al-Qaeda held Idlib, citing unnamed US officials who claim “President Bashar al-Assad of Syria has approved the use of chlorine gas in an offensive against the country’s last major rebel stronghold.”

And perhaps more alarming is that the report details that Trump is undecided over whether new retaliatory strikes could entail expanding the attack to hit Assad allies Russia and Iran this time around.”

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Ron Paul: 'Why Are We Siding With al-Qaeda in Syria?'

“Last week, I urged the Secretary of State and National Security Advisor to stop protecting al-Qaeda in Syria by demanding that the Syrian government leave Idlib under al-Qaeda control. While it may seem hard to believe that the US government is helping al-Qaeda in Syria, it’s not as strange as it may seem: our interventionist foreign policy increasingly requires Washington to partner up with ‘bad guys’ in pursuit of its dangerous and aggressive foreign policy goals.

Does the Trump Administration actually support al-Qaeda and ISIS? Of course not. But the ‘experts’ who run Trump’s foreign policy have determined that a de facto alliance with these two extremist groups is for the time being necessary to facilitate the more long-term goals in the Middle East. And what are those goals? Regime change for Iran.”

August 21 2018

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@IranTodayPTV on Twitter - another victim of social media’s war on “fake news” source.

August 20 2018

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水産業: エビ - Pars Today

広大な国土を持つイランは、北部と南部で合計2700キロ以上の海の国境を有し、多種多様な水生生物が生息しています。今夜は、イランにおけるエビ産業についてお話することにいたしましょう。

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August 18 2018

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再生エネルギー関連のドイツ企業がイランでの活動継続を表明

“…核合意の時期に、ドイツやオランダなどの一部の投資家が太陽エネルギーによる発電所の設置のために、イランに参入しているとしました。

この企業の最高経営責任者は、「当社とイランの協力の中で、当社は昨年、2700万ドルの投資により20メガワットの発電所を建設し、現在も100メガワットの発電所の建設プロジェクトが実行中だ」と述べました。

また、「当社はアメリカ市場で活動しておらず、このため、制裁を恐れることはない」と語りました”

August 17 2018

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New US sanctions meant to harass Iranian people: Analyst

“I hope that [Western] allies [of the United States] will finally find out that the country we ought to have sanctions against and we ought to pressure to behave decently is the United States and not Iran” ― Jan Oberg, political commentator and founder of transnational.org

August 07 2018

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thedailypersian: Ekbatan Town - Tehran, Iran

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August 03 2018

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Boys study Gemara at the Kowsar Jewish school, Shiraz, Iran, 1973 (via Middle East - North Africa - Central Asia)

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